See also: kolo and kóló

Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Upper Sorbian koło, from Proto-Slavic *kolo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

koło n

  1. (literary) round (circular object)
  2. round dance

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
koło

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kolo, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷékʷlos whence English cycle and wheel.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔ.wɔ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

koło n (diminutive kółko)

  1. (geometry) disk (set of points whose distance from a specified point is less than or equal to a specified length)
  2. wheel
    napęd na cztery kołafour-wheel drive

DeclensionEdit

PrepositionEdit

koło

  1. near, close to, next to, by
    Usiądź koło niej.Sit near her.
  2. (colloquial) about
    koło dziewiątejat about nine o’clock

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • koło in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • koło in Polish dictionaries at PWN